An Interview From Birmingham City Hall: Mayor Randall Woodfin on Toppling Racist Monuments

An Interview From Birmingham City Hall: Mayor Randall Woodfin on Toppling Racist Monuments
On the night of May 31st, Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin sat in his office in City Hall, watching on social media as a crowd of protestors gathered one block away. Six days earlier, George Floyd had been killed by Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin — some have called it a modern-day lynching — and Woodfin had known that it would only be a matter of time before the peaceful protests and less-peaceful uprisings that had erupted in other towns took hold of his own Alabama city. He also knew only too well
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